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Iran Protest Coverage: Sun June 21, 2009

Yesterday I tracked coverage of the events in Iran on Twitter and posted them here.  Though it’s late Saturday night in the US, it’s now Sunday morning, 21 June 2009, in Iran.  I’ll update this post as events unfold throughout the day.


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Video

(scroll down to see most recent videos)

Dawn fires, explosions, and protesters cheering

Screams, sirens, and gunshots in the black of last night

Thousands marching, chanting “We are all together”

Sunday protest in the streets

More Sunday protests

Police beating in Iran

YouTube user claims this is chemical attack

Protesters protect one of their wounded

Police attack protesters

Protesters flee advancing police


Unconfirmed Reports

(user names not posted for their safety)

11:06 pm CST    FROM #IRAN* Tanks have rolled in Tehran … #iranelection

11:26 pm CST    RT: There was a military tank in Azadi square last night. #iran #iranelection

11:47 pm CST    RT From Iran: basij are beleived to be carrying out house raids, Please RT #iranelection

8:49 am CST     Ppl getting ready 2close down main market in Tehran known as “bazaar” Wuld have big effect on Econ. #iran

12:34 pm CST     RT from Iran: Still hearing gunshots from Tajrish SQ. People set fire and fired some Basijis motorcycles #iranelection


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